Colin Wilson

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Hong Kong bitcoin exchange disappears with at least $8.1 million

Early reports had suggested as much as £254 million ($386 million) could be lost, based on MyCoin's own figures on customers. There may be more victims that have yet to come forward and report their losses, however.<p>MyCoin offered clients to invest in a contract that would provide a HK$1 million …

Bitcoin Exchange

World’s Largest Indoor Farm is 100 Times More Productive

The statistics for this incredibly successful indoor farming endeavor in Japan are staggering: 25,000 square feet producing 10,000 heads of lettuce …

Investors face ‘the worst time ever’ to buy stocks

Back in 2009, Goldman CEO Lloyd Blankfein regaled us with his epic “doing God’s work” quote. Fast forward a few years, and Jamie Dimon gives us his …

Stock Markets

Russia calls new sanctions on Crimea "collective punishment"

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday new Western sanctions against Ukraine’s Crimea region were a “collective punishment” on residents who voted last March to join Russia, adding it was preparing to retaliate.<p>Russia's President Vladimir Putin (R) and Prime Minister …

NYC premiere of Rogen film canceled as threats fly

NEW YORK (AP) — The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains and movie …

Rebels push forward in southern Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian rebels backed by the United States are making their biggest gains yet south of the capital Damascus, capturing a string of towns …

The Upsides Of The Democrats' Ass-Kicking

WASHINGTON -- Democrats have a lot to be miserable about a day after losing the U.S. Senate, more seats in Congress, and several governors' mansions and state houses.<p>But they also have reasons to step back from the ledge and dig in for next time.<p>The reasons for deep, soul-crushing depression are …